Gotrek the dwarf trollslayer and his companion Felix are Black Library’s most popular fantasy duo. This omnibus edition gives readers a unique opportunity to . Gotrek and Felix: The First Omnibus (Warhammer: Gotrek and Felix) by William King – book cover, description, publication history. Gotrek and Felix are a pair of characters in the Warhammer Fantasy setting who appear in a . Gotrek and Felix first encountered her in Trollslayer when she was a little girl, the only .. (The first twelve books of the series, from Trollslayer to Zombieslayer, have been reprinted in four Gotrek and Felix Omnibus collections.) .
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Gotrek and Felix accidentally find a monster. Oct 24, Jonas rated it it was ok.
The First Omnibus
Most of the omnubus supportign characters at this point are as compelling and interesting as Gotrek and Felix – or more so and add much needed depth and alternative viewpoints to those of the title characters. But they are a rip-roaring good time. He came close to his goal in fifst novel Skavenslayernearly conquering the city of Nuln, but the constant intervention of Gotrek and Felix thwarted his plans, forcing him to flee. He was the epitome of a skaven over lord, a To be short: I personally liked the change, however I did miss the little comments on Felix’s part, going over what happened in between.
I constantly wanted to talk about it and was exited to bump into my dwarf obsessed friend. As a Slayer, Gotrek seeks a glorious death in battle to atone for gtorek unknown sins. But at the risk of ruining the plots I’ll say no more, trust me when I say you need these books!
He is seemingly impossible to kill, having survived, among other things, a single combat with a Bloodthirster of Khorne, being hit by a stone hurled by a trebuchet, being catapulted into an orc ship and falling three hundred feet off a cliff.
Afterward the dwarf lord goteek Gotrek to an unnamed fate, at which Gotrek kills the Lord and his bodyguard and all others that do not flee. The journey to Karag Dum doesn’t drag, as many epic journeys do, and the final battle is probably in my top ten fantasy final battles of all time. While I liked Skavenslayer, I didn’t enjoy it as much as Trollslayer.
Kingdoms are poor te left to fend for themeselves against deamon worshippers, mutants, and everything else that goes bump in the night. Aug 13, Michael rated it liked it Shelves: Just love that side tales relix.
Gotrek and Felix: The First Omnibus (Warhammer : Gotrek and Felix) by William King
Gotrek and Felix, the First Omnibus Warhammer: You’ll laugh, thr, cheer, and learn a great deal about the World of Warhammer. This was – and continues to be a great suprise – in both content and style it combines much of the best attributes of Fritz Liebers Fahfrd and the Grey Mouser series.
Every episode goes, “Felix and Gotrek anc on a journey. All reviewers Verified purchase only All reviewers All stars 5 star only 4 star only 3 star only 2 star only 1 star only All positive All critical All stars All formats Format: The stories are engrossing and at times humerous and moving, making it a great blend of serious fantasy and laugh-out-loud wit.
There was a problem loading the comments at the moment. For a ten year old book, you can pick this up fairly cheap and it is well worth whatever money you pay.
The concept of being true to one’s word and proving oneself through their actions are lessons I took to heart after reading about Gimli’s stoic honor in LOTR so many celix ago. Vampire Wars Warhammer Chronicles. The first two books are in a short story format which made me eager to read several in a single sitting. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.
I did like the stories in this book and found them to be a quick and easy feoix. I suffered through the whole thing before going back to the person who gave it to me and demanding an explanation to which I was told, “I never said it was good, I just said you should read it. Thanquol has his own book series which would appear to chronicle his schemes in the period between his last appearance in Beastslayer and his return in Elfslayer which started with the novel Grey Seer and is continued in Temple of the Serpent and Thanquol’s Doom.
Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Granted, the analogy breaks down a bit here but I still love the concept.
Gotrek and Felix: The First Omnibus
Open Preview See a Problem? The two main characters work excellently together, and across the series Felix the young idealist ages and hardens to the world as he is dragged along behind Gotrek the gootrek dwarven warrior who remains as craggy and hardened as he was on the first page, in ahd epic parts of this saga. It shamelessly goes into stereotype territory, and is better for it. He also finds himself serving in a more diplomatic role, helping to soothe bruised egos after Gotrek’s anti-authoritarian nature provokes allies or civilized society.